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Exploring the meanings of geek vs. nerd

Exploring the meanings of geek vs. nerd

Tim Finin, 3:59pm 3 January 2015

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Mark Liberman pointed out a nice use of pmi to explore the difference in meaning of geek vs. nerd done last year by Burr Settles using Twitter data.

Settles’s original post, On “Geek” Versus “Nerd”, has a brief, but good, explanation of the method and data.


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